Jon Solomon writes about music and nightlife for Westword, where he's been the Clubs Editor since 2006.
5 days ago | Hip-Hop
Wu-Tang Clan founder RZA has been obsessed with The 36th Chamber of Shaolin since he was a kid.
8 days ago | Concerts
Bay Area-based jazz clarinetist Ben Goldberg, who grew up in Denver, released his adventurous album, Orphic Machine, in 2015.
9 days ago | Jazz
Forty years is a long time to wait for a reunion tour.
10 days ago | Music History
The members of San Francisco-based experimental band the Residents have attempted to cloak their identities under wild costumes, including their infamous eyeball masks, for more than 45 years.
15 days ago | Video
Reno Divorce frontman Brent Loveday came up with the idea for the song “She’s in Love with the Avenue,” (from band’s most recent effort, Ship of Fools) about six years ago, when he saw a young couple perusing the aisles at a custom car show.
16 days ago | Jazz
The list of jazz legends that 82-year-old drummer Albert “Tootie” Heath has gigged with over six decades is extensive.